A video of ZANU PF members pelting former Chitungwiza mayor and CCC member Lovemore Maiko with rocks has emerged on social media.
The video shows ZANU PF youths attacking Maiko using stones in Chitungwiza town, where he was recently elected a councillor.
Maiko was elected councillor for Ward 7, Chitungwiza Municipality in a by-election held on Saturday, 7 May 2022.
He garnered 975 votes against ZANU PF candidate Charamba Mlambo’s 394 votes and Bothwell Patsika of the MDC Alliance who got 22 votes.
Watch the video below [Note: viewer discretion is advised];
The person u c being attacked by ZANU PF thugs is our Ward 7 Cllr Lovemore Maiko during the by election campaign.
Police were present!!! pic.twitter.com/Ma1xqs1GPP
— HON Job Wiwa Sikhala (@JobSikhala1) May 11, 2022